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help-> Paint for console <- help #349434 Dec 11, 10:06pm Dec 11, 10:06pm
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help-> Paint for console <- help
This has probably been answered 100 times but once more for me plz.. today i was at a local hobby shop and i looked at some of there paint... im gona paint my center console black and i saw many black there was like glossy and shiny and flat and wat not and i didnt know which one to get.. they al said enamel paint.. so which one do you need plz help... also where is best place to get clear coat . thnx

Re: help-> Paint for console <- help [Re: Vlad] #349435 Dec 11, 11:06pm Dec 11, 11:06pm
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here's mine, did it myself!

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Re: help-> Paint for console <- help [Re: Vlad] #349436 Dec 11, 11:08pm Dec 11, 11:08pm
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Originally Posted by Vlad

This has probably been answered 100 times but once more for me plz.. today i was at a local hobby shop and i looked at some of there paint... im gona paint my center console black and i saw many black there was like glossy and shiny and flat and wat not and i didnt know which one to get.. they al said enamel paint.. so which one do you need plz help... also where is best place to get clear coat . thnx


You can get all the paints from wal-mart or a paint store. Buy Flat black paint, high glass enamel and high grit (almost smooth) sand paper. Start off by sanding it untill it looks like the pic below, then spray like 3 coats of primer, 3 coats of black paint, and top it off with 4 light coats of gloss. Use alchol to clean the dust off after sanding with a towel.

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Re: help-> Paint for console <- help [Re: Polykarb] #349437 Dec 11, 11:11pm Dec 11, 11:11pm
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im from cleveland too, outside portage county!


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Re: help-> Paint for console <- help [Re: Polykarb] #349438 Dec 11, 11:12pm Dec 11, 11:12pm
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more pics of the process, sprayed flat black:

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Re: help-> Paint for console <- help [Re: Polykarb] #349439 Dec 11, 11:13pm Dec 11, 11:13pm
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Finished product!:

1953381228-DSC00039.JPG

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Re: help-> Paint for console <- help [Re: Polykarb] #349440 Dec 11, 11:37pm Dec 11, 11:37pm
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ok so buy flat black enamel paint... then il need primer , then clearcoat(does it matter which one?) and about 2000 grit sandpaper..

Re: help-> Paint for console <- help [Re: Vlad] #349441 Dec 12, 12:12am Dec 12, 12:12am
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Doesnt this detail just about everything that is needed confused
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